East Newark to Bridgeport Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $11
Fastest Way Train — 1h 9min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 8 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — bus, train and by car
Distance 58 miles
Travel Companies Greyhound, Amtrak, Peter Pan / Greyhound
Bus
$12 · 1h 19min · 20 lb of CO2
Newark to Bridgeport
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Train
$12 · 1h 9min · 13 lb of CO2
NWK to BRP
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Drive
$8 · 1h 26min · 17 lb of CO2
East Newark to Bridgeport

Drive from East Newark to Bridgeport

It's 58 miles between East Newark to Bridgeport. On a typical day, it might take between 1h 26min and 1h 30min from East Newark to Bridgeport under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 1h 35min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Bridgeport by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $7.

What is the best way to travel from East Newark to Bridgeport?

The are 8 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from East Newark to Bridgeport. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the bus out of New York towards Bridgeport, as it is the cheapest to Bridgeport. It's common to find tickets for as low as $11. Greyhound operates from East Newark to Bridgeport, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from East Newark to Bridgeport?

The trip to Bridgeport is an excellent trip for the day or a nice trip for the weekend from East Newark. The cheapest way to get from East Newark to Bridgeport is $11 and the quickest way takes just 1 hour 19 minutes with the bus. Greyhound offers limited service between Bridgeport and East Newark.We recommend booking the trip to Bridgeport about one week in advance. Though you might be able to find and book a ticket from East Newark the day of, it is best to do this earlier as to be sure you have a seat to Bridgeport.

Is the train or the bus better from East Newark to Bridgeport CT?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from East Newark to Bridgeport. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Bridgeport is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the East Newark/Bridgeport buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from East Newark is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between East Newark NJ and Bridgeport during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from East Newark to Bridgeport? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Bridgeport traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Bridgeport is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from East Newark to Bridgeport?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from East Newark to Bridgeport is by bus. The bus costs $11 roughly and will take 1 hour 19 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from East Newark to Bridgeport?

Amtrak costs about $12 between East Newark and Bridgeport. In total, the train will take roughly 1 hour 9 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at EWR Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak, which is 4 miles from East Newark. Further, once you arrive at BRP Bridgeport Amtrak or you will still have 2 miles to Bridgeport.

How long does it take from East Newark to Bridgeport by car?

The total distance between East Newark and Bridgeport is 58 miles and will take you about 1 hour 26 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $8.

Travel companies on this route

Bus
Greyhound Greyhound from East Newark to Bridgeport
Useful Links Greyhound Contact Page Greyhound Bustracker Website
Customer Service1-214-849-8966
Customer Service Español1-800-531-5332
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Train
Amtrak Amtrak from East Newark to Bridgeport
Useful Links Map Coverage Schedule Pet Policy Website
Customer Service and Reservations1-800-872-7245
International Visitors215-856-7952
Group Travel Requests1-800-872-1477
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Bus
Peter Pan / Greyhound Peter Pan / Greyhound from East Newark to Bridgeport